Data Breach Notifications

Entity Information

  • Type of Organization: Financial Services
  • Entity Name: Equity Bancshares
  • Street Address: 7701 E. Kellogg Road
  • City: Wichita
  • State, or Country if outside the US: KS
  • Zip Code: 67207

Submitted By

  • Name: Tina Call
  • Title: Chief Risk Officer
  • Firm name (if different than entity):
  • Telephone Number: 3168583139
  • Email Address:
  • Relationship to entity whose information was compromised: Employee

Breach Information

  • Total number of persons affected (including residents): 137,950
  • Total number of Maine residents affected: 22
  • If the number of Maine residents exceeds 1,000, have the consumer reporting agencies been notified:
  • Date(s) Breach Occured: November 1, 2021
  • Date Breach Discovered: December 10, 2021
  • Description of the Breach:
    • External system breach (hacking)
  • Information Acquired - Name or other personal identifier in combination with: Financial Account Number or Credit/Debit Card Number (in combination with security code, access code, password or PIN for the account)

Notification and Protection Services

  • Type of Notification: Written
  • Date(s) of consumer notification: 12/30/2021 and 1/3/2022
  • Copy of notice to affected Maine residents: Notice of Data Event - Equity Bank - ME Exhibit 1.pdf
  • Date of any previous (within 12 months) breach notifications:
  • Were identity theft protection services offered: Yes
  • If yes, please provide the duration, the provider of the service and a brief description of the service: 12 months, Kroll, Credit monitoring and identity restoration services